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Less well known — and potentially more impactful — are the former industry advocates who are now shaping policy behind the scenes in lower levels of the federal government.
Jeff Holland, edge rusher, Auburn: Holland is one of the breakout stars in the SEC this year, and one of the most-impactful players in the league on passing downs.
On the left, there has been a surge of interest in rethinking antitrust policy to deal with the most economically impactful of the Five — Amazon, Facebook and Google.
Besides, Hinch, said, those roster decisions concerned the last spots on each team, not the most impactful positions.
Over the past 11 years, the singer has become one of the most impactful philanthropists in southeast Africa with her charity Raising Malawi.
Beth Clayton, national committeewoman with the Young Democrats of Alabama, said a potential Ivey-Cobb showdown could be impactful in Alabama.
Just how impactful Penn State’s Class of 2018 will be remains to be seen, but it’s time to find out where some of these pieces fit in.
There are also limitations to how impactful these lawsuits can be.
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First Known Use of impactful
Synonymsaffecting, emotional, moving, impressive, poignant, stirring, touching
Antonymsunaffecting, unemotional, unimpressive
Related Wordseloquent, expressive, meaningful, significant; demonstrative, excitable, feeling, passionate, responsive, sensitive; exciting, inspirational, provoking, rousing, stimulating; dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric); cathartic
Near Antonymscold, cool, detached, dispassionate, emotionless; deadpan
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